Goh Kok Huat has been GIC’s Chief Operating Officer since April 2014 . He has taken on the role of President, GIC Real Estate since July 2011. He stepped down and was appointed as Advisor of GIC Real Estate on 1 January 2017. He joined GIC Real Estate in 2009 as Managing Director, Asia – Investment Management. Mr Goh joined GIC from Tishman Speyer in New York, where he headed the firm’s emerging markets portfolio management, before being appointed Managing Director of equity capital markets. Prior to that, he was with the Ascendas Group, where he held various senior appointments including COO of the Group, CEO of Ascendas-MGM, CEO of Singapore Operations, CEO of India Operations and CEO of Bangalore IT Park. He spent 10 years in the military upon graduation.
Mr Goh has a BA in Economics from Cambridge University.